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Purple Heron
Ardea purpurea Linnaeus, 1766
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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ardeidae
Genus:
  Ardea

Scientific:
  Ardea purpurea

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1766

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.236

Protonym:
  Ardea purpurea

Avibase ID:
  8D6CB009B4D20368

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8D6CB009

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174791

Geographic range:

  • Ardea purpurea purpurea: southwestern Palearctic east to Iran, and Africa south of the Sahara
  • Ardea purpurea manilensis: Southern and e Asia, Indonesia and Philippine Islands
  • Ardea purpurea madagascariensis: Madagascar
Source: Clements checklist

Saozneg - RU:
  Purple Heron
Tchekeg:
  volavka červená
Alamaneg:
  Purpurreiher-purpurea
daneg:
  Purpurhejre
Spagnoleg:
  Garza Imperial
Finneg:
  ruskohaikara
Galleg:
  Héron pourpré
Islandeg:
  Rauðhegri
Italianeg:
  Airone rosso
Japaneg:
  murasakisagi
japaneg:
  ムラサキサギ
Nederlandeg:
  Purperreiger
Norvegeg:
  Purpurhegre
Poloneg:
  czapla purpurowa
Portugaleg:
  garça-roxa
Portugaleg (Brazil):
  garça-roxa
Rusianeg:
  Рыжая цапля
Sloveg:
  volavka purpurová
Svedeg:
  Purpurhäger
Sinaeg:
  草鹭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Héron pourpré ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Purple Heron (Purple) ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea Group])
eBird version 2016:
   Purple Heron (Purple) ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea Group])
eBird version 2017:
   Purple Heron (Purple) ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea Group])
eBird version 2018:
   Purple Heron (Purple) ( Ardea purpurea [purpurea Group])
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Purple Heron ( Ardea purpurea) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ardea [purpurea or bournei] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Rooireier
arabeg: البلشون الأرجواني, البلشون البنفسجي, مالك الحزين الأرجواني
Asturian: Garcia Roxa
azerbaidjaneg: Kürən vağ
belaruseg: Чапля чырвоная, Чырвоная чапля
Bulgareg: Червена чапла, Червена чапла (Група purpurea)
bengaleg: লালচে বক
Brezhoneg: Ar gerc'heiz ruz
Katalaneg: Agró roig
Catalan (Balears): Agró roig
Cebuano: dugwak
Tchekeg: Volavka cervená, Volavka červená, volavka červená evropská
kembraeg: Crëyr porffor, Crёyr Porffor
daneg: Purpurhejre
Alamaneg: Purpurreiher, Purpurreiher [purpurea Gruppe], Purpurreiher-purpurea
Maldivian: Dhanbu Maakanaa
Gresianeg: Πορφυρός Ψαροφάς, Πορφυροτσικνιάς
Greek (Cypriot): Πορφυρός Ψαροφάς
Saozneg - RU: Cape Verde Heron, North-western Purple Heron, Purple Heron, Purple Heron (Purple)
English (IOC): Purple Heron (Purple)
English (Kenya): Purple Heron
Esperanteg: Purpura ardeo
Spagnoleg: Garza Imperial
Spanish (Spain): Garza Imperial, Garza Imperial [purpurea Group]
Spanish (HBW): Purple Heron (Purple)
Estoneg: Purpurhaigur
Euskareg: Agró roig, Lertxun gorria
persianeg: حواصیل ارغوانی
Finneg: Ruskohaikara
faeroeg: Korkahegri
Galleg: Héron pourpré, Héron pourpré (nominal), Héron pourpré [purpurea]
Iwerzhoneg: Corr Chorcra
galizeg: Agró roig, Garza vermella
Hebreeg: אנפה ארגמנית, אנפה ארגמנית (אירואסייתית)
hindieg: Peria vellai kokku
Kroateg: Caplja Danguba, Čaplja Danguba
Hungareg: Vörös gém, Vörös gém [purpurea csoport]
armeneg: [Shikakarmir Taregh ], Շիկակարմիր Տառեղ
indonezeg: Burung Cangak Merah, Cangak Merah, Cangkak merah
Islandeg: Rauðhegri
Italianeg: Airone rosso
Japaneg: murasakisagi, Murasaki-sagi, murasakisagi (purpurea guru-pu)
japaneg: ムラサキサギ, ムラサキサギ (purpurea グループ)
Japanese (Kanji): 紫鷺
georgianeg: წითური ყანჩა
Kazakh: Қошқыл құтан
Kazakh (Transliteration): qoşqıl qutan
Koreeg: 붉은왜가리
Korean (Transliteration): bulgeun-waegari
Kwangali: Samunkoma Gomugeha
latin: Ardea purpurea, Ardea purpurea [purpurea Group], Ardea purpurea bournei, Ardea purpurea purpurea
Luxembourgish: Purpurreeër
lituaneg: Purpurinis garnys
latveg: rudais gārnis
Malagasy: Kehambe, Langorofalafa, Langorovoanga, Vagna, Vanga, vano, Vanomena
Makedoneg: Драјка, Црвена чапја
malayalam: ചായമുണ്ടി 
mongolieg: Зээрд дэглий
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠵᠡᠬᠡᠷᠳᠡ ᠳᠡᠭᠡᠯᠡᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠦᠷᠡᠩ ᠳᠡᠭᠡᠯᠡᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Хүрэн дэглий
Mongolian (Transliteration): khüreŋ deglii, zeerd deglii
Moldavian: Stârc roșu
Mamasa: korong ula
malayzeg: Bangau Paya, Burung Bangau Paya, Burung Cangak Hulu, Burung Pucung Serandau, Burung Serandau, Burung Seriap, Pucung Serandau
malteg: Russett Aħmar
Nederlandeg: Purperreiger, Purperreiger (purpurea groep), Purpurreiger
Norvegeg: Purpurhegre, purpurhegre (purpurea gr.)
Poloneg: czapla purpurowa, czapla purpurowa (gr. purpurea)
Pinyin: cǎo-lù, cháng-bó lǎo-děng, huā wāzi, huā yáo-mǎ, zǐ-lù
Portugaleg: garça imperial, Garça-imperial, garça-roxa, Garça-vermelha, Vermelha, vermelha.
Portugaleg (Brazil): garça-roxa, garça-roxa [grupo purpurea]
Portuguese (Portugal): Garça-vermelha, Garça-vermelha [grupo purpurea]
Romansh: irun cotschen
Roumaneg: Stârc roşu
Rusianeg: Рыжая цапля, Цапля рыжая
sindhi: ك اًٛيڃ ا ٱٍ اًني
Northern Sami: Purporháigir
Sloveg: Volavka purpurová
Slovenieg: rjava caplja, rjava čaplja, rjavacaplja
albaneg: Çapka rrudhi
Serbeg: crvena caplja, crvena čaplja, Црвена цаплја
Sesotho: Kokolofitoe
Svedeg: Purpurhäger, purpurhäger [purpurea Group]
swahilieg: Pondagundi
Tamouleg: Sen Narai
Thai: นกกระสาแดง
Thai (Transliteration): nók krà-săa daeeŋ
Setswana: Kôkôlôhutwê
Turkeg: Erguvani Balıkçıl, Erguvani Balıkçıl [purpurea Grubu], erguvani balykçyl, Қошқыл құтан
Tsonga: Rikolwa
Ukrainiek: Руда чапля, Чапля руда
vietnameg: Chim Diệc lửa, Diệc lửa
C'hosaeg: Ucofuza
Sinaeg: 花洼子, 花窑马, 草 鹭, 草鷺, 草鹭, 长脖老等
Chinese (Traditional): 花窪子, 花窯馬, 草鷺, 長脖老等
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 紫鷺
Chinese (Taiwan): 紫鹭

 

         

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